2 Aug
2016

Day Centre Finale Show ‘A Trip Around the World!’

The 2016 Finale Show is put on by the dedicated staff of the Day Centre before they take a breather for the summer.This year’s theme was ‘A trip around the world’ complete with songs inspired by 12 countries around the world.This fun-filled energetic show for seniors attending the centre is also open to staff and volunteers. One of which is …

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28 Jul
2016

Caregivers’ Fiesta in honor of Quebec’s Caregivers Week

Caring Circle Café Tuesday, November 8 @10 am YOU give so much every day to those around you. In honor of  Quebec’s Caregivers’ Week the Jeffery Hale team plans to pamper you at November’s Caring Circle Café. Partake in  this Caregivers’ Fiesta and enjoy a morning of relaxation, conversation, creativity, pampering with a cup of calming tea …

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30 Jun
2016

Highlights from the Wellness Centre’ s Art Therapy Pilot Project 

Research shows that unsupported caregivers are at higher risk of distress, anger, depression, and even physical illness compared to those who get enough support. Having some time to yourself is SO important. That’s why, this June and July, Jeffery Hale Community Partners are  offering free art therapy sessions to caregivers in a very innovative  pilot …

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30 Jun
2016

Community Health Education Program Returns in September

The  Community Health Education Program  (CHEP)   offers a wealth of health promotion, disease prevention information at a distance in English.  These free video-conference sessions  are recorded and made into educational DVD’s that can then be viewed by community members and groups.  Past sessions have focused on a variety of topics many of which are …

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30 Jun
2016

Guide for English-speaking Caregivers in the  Quebec City Region 

Download our  Roadmap to Your Caregiving Journey or request  your paper copy of the only guide created especially for English-speaking caregivers who are living  in the Greater Quebec City region by calling  our community organizer, Jan Anderson at 418 684-5333 ext. 1539. Paper copies of this guide are available at every Wellness Centre activity for caregivers. A French version …

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27 Jun
2016

Let’s Go Swimming!

Summer’s here and we’re finally enjoying some heat! If you’re looking for a place to cool off with the kiddies check out the ville de Québec’s list of Piscines et pataugeoires extérieures. There is certainly no shortage of splash pads,  pools and even beaches around town! Remember the sun screen, be sure to stay well hydrated and …

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27 Jun
2016

Participate in a study on the Impact of Gestational Diabetes

The Institute of Nutrition and Functional Foods in partnership with Université Laval is seeking women who experienced gestational diabetes in  pregnancies occurring between 2004 and 2013 for a study that will examine the impact on mother and child. Interviews will be held with both mom and children 3 to 12 years of age en français …

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